LTI Participates in Advanced Tree Measuring Workshop at Mohawk Trail State Forest

by scolburn 15. November 2012 18:02

Another Advanced Tree Measurement Workshop was put on by Bob Leverett and the Native Tree Society on the 12th of October. This one was co-hosted by the Mass. Dept. of Conservation & Recreation at their Mohawk Trail State Forest in the northwestern corner of the state. Representatives from LaserTech were also in attendance with plenty of TruPulse laser rangefinders on hand. Attendees ranged from Big Tree enthusiasts, to State officials and members of Academia.More...

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Tree Height Measurement Using the Latest Technology

by mphippen 19. October 2012 12:09

More than 200 freshmen from the University of Vermont are taking to the streets of Burlington, all part of a new effort to quantify the benefits of the city's urban forests. New technology, in the form of iTree (a free computer program developed by the Forest Service), is driving their studies. The program helps the students monitor urban forest health, as well as economic and environmental value of the forests. More...

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LTI Historical Moment - The TruPulse 360.

by mphippen 8. October 2012 10:37

Mike Phippen of Laser Technology recalls creating the TruPulse 360.

LTI is constantly striving to engineer laser measurement products that are unique and out front anticipating the needs of our customers. In 2007, we did just that...the TruPulse 360 didn’t come to fruition from air nor was it by accident. As always new ideas are put into practical use because we continually push the envelope! More...

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2012 SAF National Convention - Spokane, WA

by Admin 2. October 2012 12:03

Join Laser Technology on October 24 - 28 in Spokane, Washington at the 2012 SAF (Society of American Foresters) National Convention. Known as being the the premier professional forestry and natural resources event in the United States, this is a must attend for professionals in More...

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October is National NeighborWoods™ Month!

by mphippen 1. October 2012 09:55

Laser Technology Laser Measurement Products Take the Guesswork Out of Planting a Tree.

"National NeighborWoods™ Month celebrates the value of trees in communities and engages volunteers to take action to green their neighborhoods. Each October, National NeighborWoods™ Month unites local community groups nationwide to draw attention to the immense value of urban forests for building vibrant neighborhoods. When National NeighborWoods™ Month began in 2005; just 28 local ACTrees (Alliance for Community Trees) member organizations participated. Now organizations in hundreds of cities are joining together each October to promote our common message: trees are critical for successful communities."More...

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LTI Partnering with College Students

by scolburn 26. September 2012 16:25

There are several technical colleges around the country that educate their students specifically on the use of explosives for blasting in the mining industry. One of these is Bridgemont Community and Technical College in Montgomery, WV. LTI recently teamed up with industry partner RAM, Inc. in an effort to supply equipment and training to Associate Professor and Blasting Program Coordinator, Brian Wingfield and his current class of students. More...

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LTI Historical Moment - First Recreational Rangefinder

by mphippen 24. September 2012 10:32

Mike Phippen of Laser Technology recalls creating the first recreational rangefinder.

LTI partnered with Bushnell Optics in 1994 to create the first low-cost recreational rangefinder for golfing and hunting. We not only developed the technology that makes the distance measurements possible, but we also helped design the products themselves. Today, Bushnell is the most popular recreational rangefinder in the world, and LTI is still active in developing their next generation of products.More...

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LTI Historical Moment - Creating A Close Proximity Laser for NASA

by emiller 17. September 2012 13:10

Eric Miller of Laser Technology Recalls Building A Custom Laser for Space Docking Missions.

When we started the company in 1986, we had no idea that we would be designing and building lasers for the US government. It was an incredible moment when LTI first started working with them over 25 years ago designing a laser that measured distances between 2 planes in-flight for a de-icing exercise. Then in 1991, we were approached by NASA -- they needed a handheld laser that could measure both distance and speed More...

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Reliable, Precise Data Needed for Forestry Industry

by mphippen 2. September 2012 09:35

LTI Provides Laser Measurement Solutions for Responsible Land Management.

In an article by Andrew Creasey, reporter for Herald and News in Oregon, he inadvertently lays out a future blueprint guiding the business of Forestry. He also points to declining forest harvests and continued budget cuts further exacerbating this ongoing conflict between commercial land managers and environmentalists. More...

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OCAD 11 Delivers Whatever it Takes to Make Your Maps Perfect.

by nackerson 29. August 2012 10:05

OCAD - a premier Cartographic and Georeference software developer located in Switzerland has a new version of mapping software released that has over 100 new features and numerous improvements. OCAD is available in 13 languages and is being used successfully in more that 65 countries. OCAD is a business partner with Laser Technology, Inc. and now offers connection to enable the use of a laser rangefinder in the field while collecting point data. More...

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